Lure of Italy strong, says Chelseas homesick Sarri
Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 7:27 PM
Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri gave the strongest hint yet that he wishes to return to Italy and probably take the Juventus job by saying he misses his friends and elderly parents. The 60-year-old former Napoli coach has been strongly linked with Juventus job left vacant after Massimiliano Allegri resigned following highly-successful five-year-spell in charge which included five-league-titles, four Coppa Italia's and reaching two Champions-League-finals.
Cristiano Ronaldo rested as Genoa inflict Juventus first Serie A defeat
Monday, March 18, 2019, 7:32 AM
Juventus suffered their first Serie A defeat of the season on Sunday losing 2-0 to Genoa with late goals from former player Stefano Sturaro and Goran Pandev. Ronaldo missed the trip to Genoa after firing the Serie A side to the Champions League quarter-finals with a hat-trick over Atletico Madrid during the week. Genoa move up to 12th after this eighth-win of the season.
Cristiano Ronaldo misses penalty as Juventus beat bottom side Chievo
Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 8:06 PM
Cristiano Ronaldo missed a second half penalty kick for Juventus but it did not matter as the Serie A leaders brushed aside Chievo 3-0 in a top-versus-bottom clash on Monday. The Turin side were already two goals ahead when Ronaldo saw his spot kick brilliantly saved by Stefano Sorrentino in the 52nd minute after Mattia Bani handled.